If vision isn’t one of the distinctives of leadership, then what element separates out the leadership role from followership?
As I recount in the introduction to Embracing Followership, the journey of formulating and capturing my thoughts on followership launched in 2011, after reading a book entitled A Vision of the Possible. A brief comment by the author indicated that we have plenty of books on leadership, but that we really need a book on how … Continue reading Inspiration: A Vision of the Possible
Where are the links and kinks in your chain?
What does your service look like? Tennis player? Auto mechanic? Scapegoat? Model?
Words matter. Malcolm Gladwell says so.
Key to exponential growth: followers and leaders both multiplying each other.
How do we limp? How will we lean? How will we do so together?
How are you traveling along the Avenues of Influence?
As a leader, are you hogging the road to vision?
How are elevator rides the key to unlocking the purpose of leadership?
Greenleaf guides us toward commitment: for change and for choice.
We can hardly go wrong with Greenleaf’s final thoughts: pursuing growth and exerting influence.